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Controversial deal on public access of the human genome map

... to manipulate individual characteristics like the color of the eye or even skin. It will also help say whether a cell will function normally or not, enabling one to screen babies in the womb for diseases, and device specific advancements against many hereditary diseases and remedies for crippling ailments...

Diabetic testing gets easier

...ll in the pipeline, including a patch that changes color as it draws glucose through the skin and a glucose monitor that is worn like a watch. Though such innovations are always welcome, one shouldn’t lose track of the real goal – prevention. Even small changes in diet, exercise and weight can reduce the ...

Women suffer from sexual dysfunction too

...lining of the vagina loses a robust pinkish to red color and becomes pale and can be so thinned that it bleeds on touch of even a cotton swab, sexual intercourse can become painful and women can have difficulty in reaching orgasm. There are numerous treatments that can help reduce symptoms caused by genit...

Antenatal kerosene exposure endangers child's sight

...und a significantly higher number of children with color blindness and poorer visual acuity among the group whose mothers were exposed to organic solvents at work. The mothers of the affected children had jobs in the auto or paint industries or in laboratories. However, according to Dr. Koren, the findin...

Heriditary dental disorders

...il and fracture easily. In dentin dysplasia, tooth color can be normal, or slightly bluish or brownish and opaque. The teeth are shorter and more pointed than normal teeth, and may become loose and fall out because of inadequate root formation. The tooth's dentin is abnormal in both hereditary defects. T...

Latest device for identifying Melanomas

...of the lesion and key diagnostic features, such as color segmentation, patterns and shape. The software com...d over time to ascertain whether it has changed in color or shape. It monitors lesions for subtle changes that may not be apparent through normal visual skin...

Juices are Best! but which one?

... fruit juices and confirmed that juices lighter in color offer more health benefits than dark juices // such as red grape or prune juice. Consumption of adequate iron is essential for infants and young children as it is a vital factor for physical and intellectual growth. To ensure proper intake of iron...

Melanoma caused by low DNA repair capacity

... be those with fair skin, light hair and light eye color - who have previously been shown to be more at risk. Researchers concluded that this study, which is the first to link DNA repair capacity to melanoma, could one day lead to the discovery of a new screening test that would help people to know if the...

Adding contrast improves ultrasound's ability to detect prostate cancer

Contrast enhanced color Doppler ultrasound is better than unenhanced ultra...be malignant on pathologic examination. Unenhanced color ultrasound was 54% sensitive and 79% specific in detecting prostate cancer. With contrast, however, ...

'Designer' baby for British couple

... sibling. "There was no selection on the basis of color of eyes or hair or sex."Charlie has Diamond Blackfan anemia which can only be cured with a transplant of stem cells from a sibling with a perfect tissue match. "These are not babies brought into the world just to save the sibling's life. These are f...

Adding An Additional Drug May Help Patients With Glaucoma

...er, a subgroup of 127 patients, mostly with an eye color known to be susceptible to color change, did see changes in pigmentation. Patients affected by the change were mainly those with two ...

Smoking to increase risk of age-related eye disorder

...nsion, diet, lifetime experience of sunlight, iris color etc. Apart from finding out the environmental factors that are causing age related eye disorders the study had also been able to identify some new genes, like EPHX1, ADPRT1, CYP2D6, and AhR, that affect the macular degeneration....

Mouth wash samples to predict bone marrow transplant results

...p the mouth wash samples from the patients to turn color when the white blood cells will be detected in the sample. Reference: Bone Marrow Transplantation, June 2005...

Scientists Unveil Mechanism Behind Resistance to Severe Malaria

...carrying molecule that gives red blood cells their color — are less prone to severe malaria. In a series of experiments, the researchers determined how hemoglobin type C impairs the ability of malaria parasites to cause disease symptoms. “This research gives us a new insight into malaria, a major global k...

Red Color Causes The Allergic Reaction To Strawberries

The tempting red color of strawberries may be the culprit for the allergic reaction some people suffer// when eating the popular summer fruit, Swedish researchers say. "The allergen is in some way or other related to the red color, but it is not clear exactly how. We need...

Solarium use is associated with an increased risk of skin cancer

... period. They found that women of any age or hair color who regularly visited tanning salons once or more per month increased their chance of developing melanoma by 55 percent.The risk was highest for young adults. Compared with women who never used a solarium, women who reported using artificial tanning ...

Aloe Vera Coating For Fruits And Vegetables Preservation

... grapes were firmer, had less weight loss and less color change than the untreated grapes, measures which correspond to higher freshness. In addition, it was found that the gel-treated grapes were generally superior in taste. The gel works better through a combination of mechanisms. Composed mostly of po...

The Science of Solar Eclipse

...violet, visible, and infrared energy. The use of color films, non-silver black and white film, medical X-ray films should never be used for viewing the eclipse due to potential hazard from infra red rays. The fact that the Sun appears dark in a filter or that you feel no discomfort does not guarantee tha...

Pink Shawl Project is a unique initiative

...ting the pink ribbon campaign in 1991. To date the color pink is the most powerful association between breast cancer and the general public. Meanwhile, American Indian women have started their own campaign against the deadly cancer. They have embarked on a Pink Shawl Project to to promote breast cancer a...

Seeing Is Believing Does Not Hold Good For Color Perception

It has been regarded that color perception is dependent on the specialized cells o...results of a research state that our perception of color is controlled much more by our brains than by our eyes. The number of color-sensitive cones in the ...

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